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Station 44029 - Search and Rescue Data

Buoy A01 - Massachusetts Bay
42.523 N 70.566 W (42°31'22" N 70°33'56" W)

Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. Mandatory speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the US east coast. Voluntary speed restrictions may be in effect in other areas and times. For current information on speed-restricted areas, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike??

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
02-23-20171200Z1786331
02-23-20170600Z1806633
02-23-20170000Z1287626
02-22-20171800Z2094626
02-22-20171200Z23412636
02-22-20170600Z20815636
02-22-20170000Z16514646
02-21-20171800Z1105636
02-21-20171200Z318636
02-21-20170600Z35814636
02-21-20170000Z311636
02-20-20171800Z1613646
02-20-20171200Z34912626
02-20-20170600Z32510616
02-20-20170000Z2974616
02-19-20171800Z2409616
02-19-20171200Z23612626
02-19-20170600Z22614636
02-19-20170000Z20912636
02-18-20171800Z20612626

The six-hour averages are calculated as follows:

  • The 0000Z average uses data from 2100Z to 0259Z.
  • The 0600Z average uses data from 0300Z to 0859Z.
  • The 1200Z average uses data from 0900Z to 1459Z.
  • The 1800Z average uses data from 1500Z to 2059Z.

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